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Isaak Abelin

Born  1883-02-06
Died  1965

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Swiss physiologist, born February 6, 1883, Bern; died 1965.

Biography of Isaak Abelin

Isaak Abelin attended the University of his native town where he was conferred doctor of medicine in 1910. In 1914, in Bern, he was habilitated for physiology, and in 1927 became extraordinary professor. His work chiefly concerns the fields of nutrition, metabolism, and the thyroid gland.


  • Über eine neue Methode, das Salvarsan nachzuweisen.
    Münchener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1911; 58: 1002-1003.
  • Über das verhalten des Neosalvarsans und des Salvarsans im Organismus.
    Archiv für experimentelle Patholgie und Pharmakologie, Leipzig, 317-332.
  • Methoden zum Nachweis der Wirkung von Schilddrüsenstoffen.
    In Emil Abderhalden, publisher: Handbuch der biologischen Arbeitsmethoden. Berlin; Vienna, 1926.

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